The History Channel show “American Pickers” will feature Missouri State Penitentiary on the episode that airs tonight.
The show’s stars, Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, travel primarily the Midwest buying antiques and collectibles. They were in Jefferson City in late July and visited the prison as well as other spots in Jefferson City as well as Boonville.
All the items in the prison are state property.
The episode airs at 8:00 central.